I am a survivor of domestic violence where I spent 4 of the longest years of my life in physical, emotional, verbal, and mental abuse. Every day is a gift because many times I thought I would not live to see another day. While it is so much easier for the survivors to pretend it … Continue reading Domestic Violence Can Happen To Anyone
I recently went on a trip with my parents. I've been on a lot of trips with them in my lifetime, but this one was different. There was a moment God spoke to me as I was walking behind my dad. I slowed down to capture this picture wondering exactly how God was going to … Continue reading What Are Your Feet Saying?
God put a word on my heart driving to work this morning. I remember telling Him afterwards that's the kind of faith I want. In fact I tried to convince myself that's the kind of faith I have. Truth be know an unshakable faith is always a work in progress until we are in heaven. … Continue reading Walking Out Unshaken Faith
We all listen to different voices. We have parents, family members, teachers, friends, co- workers and the vast comments from people that may or may not really know you from all aspects of socia media. At the end of the day the voice you listen to can determine your path. We have the power to … Continue reading The Voices You Listen To Determine Your Path
February is the month when you see hearts and the word "love" everywhere. I decided it was the perfect time to post a blog about how love can fail you. Everyone has heard the verse from 1 Corinthians about how love never fails. We often see the NIV version "Love never fails" 1 Corinthians 13:8 … Continue reading Love Can Fail
When I was little I didn't realize how blessed I really was. As I grew older I've realized no one loves you like a grandparent does. I'll always remember the time spent with them. The love I would feel could have no end. My little world revolved around you both Sometimes I look back and … Continue reading A Grandparents’ Love
Recently I decided to take a break from all social media. During this time I felt called to do the 40 Day Prayer Challenge, Draw The Circle by Mark Batterson, along with reading his book The Circle Maker at the same time. I was excited to see what God would show me in these next … Continue reading Who Really Cares?
Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 NLT We have all had those moments where we feel we just cannot go on without rest. I have definitely had my share of those moments. In the past, … Continue reading HOW MUCH IS TOO MUCH?
One of my favorite songs is "The House That Built Me" by Miranda Lambert. The lyrics that stand out are these: "They say you can't go home again. I just had to come back one last time... I thought if I could touch this place or feel it This brokenness inside me might start healing. … Continue reading House That Built Us
Two people are better off than one, for they can help each other succeed. If one person falls, the other can reach out and help. But someone who falls alone is in real trouble. Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 NLT There are seasons where friends come and go, it is just a part of life, and when that … Continue reading What Defines a True Friend?